Dos Artes Reserva Especial (Extra Anejo) Tequila Review

Dos Artes Reserva Especial (Extra Anejo) Mike Morales and Alex Perez taste and discuss Dos Artes Extra Anejo Tequila, Reserva Especial, nominating it for the 2014 Brands of Promise Awards.  Here’s what they thought: “Starts sweet, finishes dry”, “a lot of bang for your buck”, and “an elegant bottle with elegance in it”. Dos Artes … Read more

Dos Artes Anejo Tequila Review

Dos Artes Anejo Mike Morales and Alex Perez taste and discuss Dos Artes Anejo Tequila, nominating it for the 2014 Brands of Promise Awards. This tequila, now sold in the distinctive ceramic bottle that looks amazingly like a cowboy boot, is something we might find in Mike Morales’ closet – and not his tequila closet. … Read more

The Definitive Collection of Tequila Reviews

In honor of National Tequila Day in the U.S.A., we’re sharing with you the definitive collection of Sipping Off the Cuff from our very first podcast tequila reviews to the most recent.  Enjoy and Salud!   Sipping Off The Cuff | 1800 Milenio http://tequilaaficionado.com/2015/03/27/sipping-off-the-cuff-1800-milenio/ Sipping Off The Cuff | 1921 Tequila Anejo http://tequilaaficionado.com/2016/01/26/sipping-off-cuff-1921-tequila-anejo/ Sipping Off … Read more

Announcing the 2014 Brands of Promise Nominees!

As you can guess by our announcement date, we’ve had a full year of tastings and reviews.  While we still have video reviews of several brands left to broadcast, we wanted to share our list of nominees with you: 2014 Brands of Promise Blanco Tequila Nominees #BOP2014 Click To Tweet Blanco Tequilas Fubar (only) Tromba … Read more

2014 Brands of Promise

2014 Brands of Promise Blanco Tequila Nominees #BOP2014 Click To Tweet Blanco Tequilas Fubar (only) Tromba Caos Piedra Azul Titanium Penasco Trianon Don Nacho (regular) Don Nacho (extra premium) Calavera (lowland agave; brick oven baked/autoclave) Huizache Circulo Cesar Chavez Cabresto Demetrio Whispering Eye Gaviota Senda Real Don Fermin Blanco High Proof Astral (46% ABV) Blanco … Read more

Tequila Aficionado NOM List, January 2022

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December 2021 Tequila Aficionado NOM List

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2021 Brands of Promise

Congratulations to the winners! We’ve had some incredible brands on Sipping Off the Cuff, so this year’s competition is pretty tough. Agave Spirit, Mexico, Raicilla, 40% ABV/80 Proof Mexicat (GOLD) Agave Spirit, Raicilla, Artesanal Balam Costa Raicilla–100% Agave rhodacantha (Chico Aguiar).  45-47.7% ABV; 90-95.4 proof (GOLD) Balam Sierra del Tigre Barro Raicilla–100% Agave Inaequidens (Lechuguilla).  … Read more

Tequila Distillery Nom List, November 2021

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Traditional Mezcal: The Myth and Its Dissemination

By Alvin Gary Starkman, M.A., J.D. Most of them have been drinking mezcal for less than a decade, have researched in only a cursory manner if at all, and/or don’t live in Oaxaca but rather visit for a week or so once or twice a year. In a soon-to-be-published book, Mezcal in the Global Spirits … Read more

How to Get Paid to Drink Tequila:

How you can turn your passion into profits and get paid to drink tequila as a blogger, vlogger, podcaster or author

 

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